Protease, Amylase and Lipase

Revision Cards to help learn the uses of the enzymes Amylase, protease and lipase

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Amylase

Amylase converts startch into sugars, includin Maltrose and dextrines.

Amylase is made in three places:

- The Salivary Glands

- The Pancreas

- The Small Intestine

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Protease

Protease converts proteins into amino acids.

Protease is made in tthree places: 

- The Stomach (pepsin)

- The Pancreas

- The Small Inttestine

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Lipase

Lipase converts lipids into glycerol and fatty acids.

Lipase is made in two places:

- The Pancreas

- The Small Intestine

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